The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid travelling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Leeds to York will cost around £ 11 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 8.
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Trains per day
Of the 5 train that leave Leeds for York every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct train cover the 35 km distance in an average of 35 m but if you time it right, some train will get you there in just 22 m .
The slowest train will take 1 h 17 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
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|Train Ticket Price:||£6|
|Trains depart from:||Leeds|
|Trains arrive in:||York|
|Train Companies:||First Transpennine Express, Northern Rail|
Trains from Leeds to York are easy to come by and rarely involve the need to change along the way. Northern Rail, East Coast Rail, Cross Country Rail and First TransPennine Express all run trains seven days a week - usually taking as little as twenty minutes to reach York from the moment of departure. Typically trains begin just after 6:01 a.m. and finish as late as 2:05 a.m. — with First TransPennine Express offering the first and final service of the day. Leeds to York is a route that's frequented by many commuters, and passengers will rarely have to wait more than half an hour for a Leeds to York train.
The average journey time for trains travelling from Leeds to York during the day varies from 20 minutes to 40 minutes depending on the train company, time of day, and time of week passengers are travelling.
Trains from Leeds to York begin running in the early morning and continue regularly throughout the day past midnight. The first direct train from Leeds to York departs at 12:35 a.m. while the last leaves Leeds at 11:50 p.m. There is a 4-hour break in service between 2 a.m. and 6 a.m.
All trains from Leeds to York depart from Leeds Railway station. All trains travelling from Leeds to York arrive at York's train station.